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Meaning of LEWDNESS

Pronunciation:  loodnes

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  the trait of behaving in an obscene manner

LEWDNESS is a 8 letter word that starts with L.


 Synonyms: bawdiness, obscenity, salaciousness, salacity
 See Also: dirtiness, indecency, smuttiness



Easton Bible Dictionary

(Acts 18:14), villany or wickedness, not lewdness in the modern sense of the word. The word "lewd" is from the Saxon, and means properly "ignorant," "unlearned," and hence low, vicious (Acts 17:5).

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